Tag: Seaweed

Herb Profile: Irish Moss Seaweed

  Irish Moss Seaweed   Botanical Name:  Chrondus crispus  Common Names: Irish Moss, Carragheen, Hebridean Moss, Pearl Moss, Irlandisches Moos (German) Family: Gigartinaceae Parts Used: Dried thallus (young shoots) Botany & Identification: Irish Moss is a member of the division Rhodophyta (the red seaweeds), and is commonly found on rocky shorelines below and just above the …

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